Activities in Mayrhofen

OVERNIGHTING IN AN IGLOO ON THE LEISURE MOUNT AHORN

Overnighting in an igloo at an altitude of 2,000m? That’s something to tell the folks back… 

02.01.2017

Fly like a bird!

It’s a once in a lifetime experience; flying through the sky like a bird whist enjoying… 

29.12.2016

Our first ski day on the Ahorn in Mayrhofen

Winter has finally arrived, and we’re heading up the mountain for our first ski day of the… 

20.12.2016

What we love about Mayrhofen

Many of our visitors return to Mayrhofen year after year, but what is it that they like best about… 

20.10.2016

Skiing in Autumn: Good times on the pistes of the Hintertux Glacier

Snow sports 365 days a year – in Austria, this is only possible in one location. Be it… 

04.10.2016

PRESENTING THE ZILLER VALLEY: THE TUX VALLEY

The Tux Valley is renowned in the winter sports community as the home of Austria’s only… 

30.09.2016

Mayrhofen – the home of summer sports

A weekend of sports in the Ziller Valley The sad fact is, there are only two days in a weekend:… 

29.09.2016

What to pack for a mountain bike tour in the Ziller Valley

There’s so much stuff to pack, but your rucksack is just too small. Most keen mountain… 

07.09.2016

Tips for running, tips for jogging!

Running and jogging have been hugely popular sports for several decades, with millions of dedicated… 

06.09.2016

Huts with heart in the Ziller Valley

There are many huts in the holiday region of Mayrhofen-Hippach, but only nine have been awarded the… 

05.09.2016

THREE OF THE BEST LOVED AUTUMN HIKES AROUND MAYRHOFEN

When a beautiful summer in the Ziller Valley comes to an end, it marks the beginning of the best… 

01.09.2016

THE NEUMARKT CIRCUIT – A UNIQUE ONE DAY HIKE IN THE ZILLERTAL ALPS NATURE PARK

For several years now, I have been planning to do an overnight tour of the Berliner High Alpine… 

24.08.2016

Hiking and Discovering Nature: The most picturesque mountain lakes

You don’t always have to travel far to enjoy a relaxing holiday in the great outdoors. Sometimes… 

09.08.2016

Nature park school in Brandberg: The little school with a twist

4 different school years, 14 pupils – and all in one class! The Nature Park School in Brandberg… 

05.02.2016

Holiday in the Ziller Valley: Winter sports meet summer sports

From skiing in Mayrhofen to golfing in the Ziller Valley Hiking in Autumn, ski touring in Winter:… 

04.02.2016

Harakiri Mayrhofen: A ski piste with an adrenaline kick!

Experience Austria’s steepest piste Steep, steeper, Harakiri: with an incline of 78%, the… 

04.02.2016

Chris Ebenbichler – from the Austrian Ski Team to Personal Trainer

He’s made his passion his profession: Chris Ebenbichler from Mayrhofen trains top sportsmen… 

04.02.2016

Pre-Ski Workout: Fit for the piste

What do you need for the perfect ski holiday? A first-class ski area, the necessary equipment and… 

03.02.2016

Why I have a ski instructor…

Gesa, of the travel blog Lilies Diary, loves to ski and snowboard. Yet, at the start of every ski… 

02.02.2016

Tobogganing around Mayrhofen – part 3

‘AGAIN’ If I can think of one word that sums up Rodeln, then that is it. I never… 

02.02.2016

Tobogganing around Mayrhofen – part 2

In my previous blog I talked about my first experience of Rodeln/tobogganing in Mayrhofen. Here I… 

02.02.2016

Tobogganing around Mayrhofen – part 1

Like many of you I had only ever seen snow in limited amounts, in fairly urbanized areas, like… 

25.01.2016

The Autumnal Delights of Mayrhofen- Hippach

In the autumn months Mayrhofen really proves itself as a true year-round holiday destination. The… 

27.10.2015

WINTER SPORT AWAY FROM THE PISTES

Mayrhofen is not all about alpine skiing Winter sport equals downhill skiing, right? But… 

08.10.2015

SKIING ON THE AHORN IN MAYRHOFEN

The Connoisseur’s Mountain in the Ziller Valley The Ahorn in Mayrhofen certainly lives up to… 

08.10.2015

GENTLE SKI TOURS IN THE ZILLER VALLEY

3 Ski touring tips around Mayrhofen-Hippach Ski touring is addictive; not only because of the… 

08.10.2015

HARAKIRI PISTE: A TALL ORDER IN MAYRHOFEN

Grooming with the Piste Bashers Every skier who has conquered the Harakiri is proud to call… 

08.10.2015

FAMILY CYCLE PATHS IN THE ZILLER VALLEY: A GREAT DAY OUT

Tips for Cycling in the Ziller Valley It sometimes isn’t easy to find sport activities which… 

08.10.2015

Zimmereben: Mayrhofen´s local mountain hut

A route for everyone No other mountain hut can be accessed on foot from Mayrhofen as quickly as… 

18.09.2015

Pfitscher Joch: From Austria to Italy on foot!

When hiking I really enjoy a route with a purpose, and what better purpose than to visit another… 

17.09.2015

Trekking with Llamas in Zillertal

With the summer holidays in full swing, we wanted to make the most of some of the great family… 

17.09.2015

Challenge “Via Ferrata” in Mayrhofen / Zillertal

“I don’t like heights” I don’t know what it is about heights, but there… 

17.09.2015